What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name BLYSKAL, DEBORAH M Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $20,619.43 Date 01/03/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GRAGNANIELLO, SALVATORE P Employer name Dept Transportation Region 10 Amount $20,619.24 Date 09/08/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DE CELLE, DEBORAH J Employer name Cohoes City School Dist Amount $20,619.07 Date 09/05/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNOLD, LEANNE M Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $20,618.67 Date 01/14/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUARLENA, KATHLEEN Employer name Plainview Old Bethpage Pub Lib Amount $20,618.15 Date 03/26/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ORELLANA, DONNA M Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,617.97 Date 05/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUNDALL, COURTNEY A Employer name Bare Hill Correction Facility Amount $20,617.92 Date 08/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARD, DEBBIE L Employer name Corning Painted Pst Enl Cty Sd Amount $20,617.88 Date 04/22/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KHODENKO, ALEXANDER V Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $20,617.86 Date 10/23/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALL, AMANDA R Employer name Sullivan County Amount $20,617.83 Date 08/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOUNKER, CHRISTINE E Employer name Vestal CSD Amount $20,617.70 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CORMICK, RANDI G Employer name West Irondequoit CSD Amount $20,617.55 Date 09/01/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HANDFORD, JO ANNE Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,617.46 Date 09/19/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JAMES, SHAUNA M Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $20,617.42 Date 10/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LILJEDAHL, MARGARET H Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,617.25 Date 09/01/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESS, PATRICIA A Employer name Cleveland Hill UFSD Amount $20,617.11 Date 01/25/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, VERONICA L Employer name Cayuga County Amount $20,617.10 Date 09/24/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TILLMAN, MAUREEN F Employer name Boces-Cayuga Onondaga Amount $20,617.07 Date 01/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DECKER, KIMBERLY A Employer name SUNY Empire State College Amount $20,617.05 Date 08/25/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DERMOTT, LAUREN I Employer name Middle Country Public Library Amount $20,616.96 Date 01/15/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GOGG, DENNIS L Employer name Div Military & Naval Affairs Amount $20,616.83 Date 06/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KMETZ, MIRIAM I Employer name Sherburne-Earlville CSD Amount $20,616.65 Date 09/09/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POCZCIWINSKI, DEANNA M Employer name Niagara St Pk And Rec Regn Amount $20,616.35 Date 05/24/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,616.14 Date 12/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GLOSE, ELIZABETH R Employer name SUNY College at Buffalo Amount $20,616.03 Date 01/05/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNE, LISA M Employer name Southold UFSD Amount $20,615.51 Date 07/18/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AVERY, CHELSEA R L Employer name Herkimer County Amount $20,613.96 Date 06/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROBBINS, KATRINA M Employer name Jamestown City School Dist Amount $20,613.55 Date 05/29/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JETT, LA CHRISA A Employer name Buffalo City School District Amount $20,613.05 Date 08/16/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASELLA, SIENA Employer name Town of Oyster Bay Amount $20,612.94 Date 12/30/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROOKS, CHRISTINA L Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $20,612.62 Date 01/18/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, CAROL D Employer name Monroe County Amount $20,612.05 Date 07/18/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RUIZ, LUCY M Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $20,611.86 Date 02/22/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GEE, SCOTT A Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $20,611.77 Date 05/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FAGERSTROM, DAVID J Employer name City of Jamestown Amount $20,611.63 Date 06/13/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, CAROL A Employer name Boces-Wayne Finger Lakes Amount $20,611.63 Date 04/02/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRATNICKI, JOYCE M Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $20,611.43 Date 09/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name O'DONNELL, KATHLEEN A Employer name SUNY Binghamton Amount $20,610.83 Date 03/15/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABAD, ANTHONY L Employer name Erie County Amount $20,610.72 Date 10/24/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOUCIA, BRIAN M Employer name Malone CSD Amount $20,610.70 Date 03/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARZU, EMILY F Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $20,610.69 Date 09/16/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DANKO, DIANE B Employer name SUNY Buffalo Amount $20,610.45 Date 06/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KALLEN, SAMANTHA R Employer name Copenhagen CSD Amount $20,610.31 Date 08/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SULLIVAN, SETH W Employer name Dpt Environmental Conservation Amount $20,609.78 Date 07/03/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NHIAL, JESSICA R Employer name Albion Corr Facility Amount $20,609.58 Date 10/17/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GARCIA, PEDRO Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $20,609.43 Date 10/17/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LAVIER, LISA A Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,609.15 Date 05/28/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POULOS, MARIA C Employer name Sachem CSD at Holbrook Amount $20,608.46 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARAONE, ELISABETH T Employer name Mt Pleasant Cottage Sch UFSD Amount $20,608.45 Date 12/15/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANGIONE, MICHAEL T Employer name Lancaster CSD Amount $20,608.36 Date 09/07/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SINGH, GAGANDEEP Employer name SUNY Health Sci Center Brooklyn Amount $20,608.25 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHEN, YANMIN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $20,608.00 Date 09/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEADE, DIANNA L Employer name Oxford CSD Amount $20,608.00 Date 09/02/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZOLI, NANCY M Employer name Oswego County Amount $20,607.96 Date 10/02/1978 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANTZ, SUSAN K Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $20,607.79 Date 01/14/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TESKE, BRIDGET ANN Employer name Fayetteville-Manlius CSD Amount $20,607.59 Date 12/20/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PINELLO, GIROLAMA Employer name Valley Stream UFSD 13 Amount $20,607.52 Date 03/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MORABITO, LEAH Employer name Hampton Bays UFSD Amount $20,607.33 Date 09/06/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLAHERTY, CANDICE A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,607.17 Date 09/20/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOODIN, KEVIN E Employer name Town of Ellicottville Amount $20,607.15 Date 09/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PETTWAY, ROSA L Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $20,607.14 Date 12/10/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERMAN, STEVEN J Employer name New York Public Library Amount $20,606.99 Date 02/04/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SILK, CHRISTINE M Employer name Nassau County Amount $20,606.91 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OZMAN, RAYNARD A Employer name Village of Walden Amount $20,606.34 Date 05/23/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVES, TANYA J Employer name Boces-Oneida Herkimer Madison Amount $20,606.21 Date 12/22/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TOUGAS, HEATH A Employer name NYS Gaming Commission Amount $20,605.90 Date 05/01/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KISNER, CLAY E Employer name Cornell University Amount $20,605.42 Date 09/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORREST, VERONICA A Employer name Syosset CSD Amount $20,605.32 Date 03/12/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, HENRY, JR Employer name Tonawanda City School Dist Amount $20,605.27 Date 12/09/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ABDULMAGID, AMANI E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $20,605.22 Date 01/26/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARK, CHRISTINA A Employer name Boces-Dutchess Amount $20,605.10 Date 11/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ACEVEDO, DORIS Employer name Brentwood UFSD Amount $20,604.80 Date 09/13/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERRY, VALERIE Employer name Washington County Amount $20,604.71 Date 06/30/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WALKER, JASON I Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $20,604.56 Date 09/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HENDERSON, BELINDA S Employer name Mexico CSD Amount $20,604.48 Date 05/21/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CATALANO, DIANE M Employer name Kenmore Town-Of Tonawanda UFSD Amount $20,604.35 Date 03/03/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GUMMO, STEVEN E Employer name Depew UFSD Amount $20,604.18 Date 02/06/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MARTINUCCI, STEVEN M Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $20,604.00 Date 08/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MEYERS, JOSEPH P Employer name Middle Country CSD Amount $20,603.85 Date 10/06/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CASTELLANOS, REYNA I Employer name Highland CSD Amount $20,603.83 Date 10/15/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COCCHI, LAURA J Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $20,603.56 Date 10/12/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, LEE ANN Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $20,603.45 Date 12/27/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RAHM, EDWARD J Employer name Office of General Services Amount $20,603.38 Date 01/04/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOPALSKY, SALLY L Employer name Goshen CSD Amount $20,602.88 Date 07/31/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC NAMARA, JAMES P Employer name W Sayville-Oakdale Fire Dist Amount $20,602.36 Date 01/07/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRENDESE, MARGE D Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $20,602.05 Date 09/04/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SWANSON, FAITH A Employer name Lansingburgh CSD at Troy Amount $20,602.05 Date 10/25/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERTELT, PAUL V Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $20,601.75 Date 03/02/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANNATO, CHRISTOPHER M Employer name Dept Labor - Manpower Amount $20,601.60 Date 06/16/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KERRICK, JAN T Employer name Phelps Clifton Springs CSD Amount $20,601.12 Date 06/27/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, DAAIYAH L Employer name Hempstead UFSD Amount $20,600.99 Date 02/15/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RODDY, IAN J Employer name Five Points Corr Facility Amount $20,600.82 Date 03/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDALLA, CAROLE R Employer name NYS Senate Regular Annual Amount $20,600.07 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MADDALLA, CAROLE R Employer name Senate Special Annual Payroll Amount $20,600.07 Date 02/18/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SIMANO, ANTHONY J Employer name Livingston Correction Facility Amount $20,599.93 Date 05/09/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHERNOGOREC, PAIGE A Employer name Boces Erie Chautauqua Cattarau Amount $20,599.69 Date 07/21/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STEVENSON, SUSAN M Employer name Evans - Brant CSD Amount $20,599.44 Date 03/04/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIORDAN, THOMAS S Employer name Village of Middleburgh Amount $20,599.26 Date 11/26/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REESE, KYMBERLIE KA Employer name Western New York DDSO Amount $20,599.04 Date 08/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIAVARELLA, LISA A Employer name Charter School Applied Tech Amount $20,598.75 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System